Supreme Court Won't Take Up Appeal of State Worker Pay CaseJustices on Monday denied Madigan's request to bypass the appellate court and take the matter directly to the Supreme Court.
Rauner Takes Union Fight to Illinois Supreme CourtRauner says he's made ``commonsense'' offers. AFSCME disagrees and wants to keep bargaining.
Lawsuit Filed by Man Arrested For Flag Burning, Posting Photos to FacebookHe said he carefully planned his demonstration to protest racial discrimination, poverty and other injustices, and then posted six photographs of his actions on Facebook.
Judge: State Prosecutors to Handle Clemons RetrialA judge agreed with St. Louis' prosecutor Jennifer Joyce to appoint the Missouri Attorney General's Office as a special prosecutor.
Blunt Successfully Defends Senate SeatThe 66-year-old received over 50 percent of the vote.
Kander, Blunt Attack Each Other on Supreme Court IssuesBoth Kander and Blunt are using the Supreme Court as a pivoting point in their final campaign day.
Washington University Presidential Debate: Win, Lose or Draw?Who won last night's presidential debate at Washington University?
Rauner Fires 29 from Patronage Scandal Under PredecessorsGov. Bruce Rauner fired 29 IDOT employees who were among hundreds improperly hired based on political connections.
Illinois Supreme Court to Consider Remap Ballot Measure
Nixon Signs Deadly Force Bill, New Sentencing GuidelinesMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday signed a bill that brings Missouri's law on deadly force into compliance with a Supreme Court ruling from more than 30 years ago.
Missouri Senate OKs Prison Options For Kids Guilty of MurderUnder the bill, a 16- or 17-year-old could be sentenced to a minimum of 50 years without parole, and anyone younger could face a minimum of 35 years.
Sen. Kirk Tweets Thank-You Note from Pres. ObamaIt included a photo of a hand-written note from Obama.